Grandiose Palace of Versailles Private Tour

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API Provider: Rezdy
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Location: Paris
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 5.0 hours
Trip difficulty: Moderate
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Currency: USD
Language: English
TimeZone: America/New_York
Highlights Visit an unmissable UNESCO world heritage sight
Learn about the palace's impressive Baroque architecture
See the breath taking Hall of Mirrors
Relax and take in the awesome beauty of Versailles Park
Opportunity to explore the palace at your own pace
Summary
Explore one of the most magnificent achievements of French architecture and absolute power. Transport included
Description

Soak in the splendour, architecture, and culture of Versailles on our Grandiose Versailles Tour.

* Visit an unmissable UNESCO world heritage sight. 
* Learn about the palace's impressive **Baroque architecture**. 
* Peruse extensive works of art and period furniture that fill the palace. 
* See the **Royal Chapel, Hall of Mirrors, and King's Grand Apartments**. 
* Relax and take in the awesome beauty of **Versailles Park**.

**Splendour and Tragedy**

When visiting Paris, the Palace of Versailles should absolutely be at the top of your to-do list. It is one of France’s most visited attractions and a UNESCO world heritage sight, This fantastic tour of Versailles will introduce you to the splendour and tragedy that surrounds one of the most enigmatic, and indeed largest royal palaces in the world. Here you will witness the beautiful achievements of 18th century French art that remained symbols of absolute monarchy for more than a century.

**Baroque at Its Finest**

As we explore this supreme symbol of royal power, your expert local guide will introduce you to the impressive Baroque architecture, extensive works of art, and period furniture that fills the palace. You will discover the most famous parts of the Palace, such as Versailles' Royal Chapel, the Hall of Mirrors, and the King's Grand Apartments.

After exploring the decadent interior you will be pleased to have a chance to relax and take in the awesome beauty of Versailles Park - the grandest example of classical French landscaping anywhere in France, and indeed the world. Strewn with many beautiful statues and colossal fountains, the park and its Grand Canal will be sure to leave you awestruck. After your guided tour, you will have the opportunity to further explore the expansive grounds at your own pace.

Included A friendly, professional tour guide for your own private group
Skip-the-line entrance to the Palace of Versailles
Your own private transportation to and from the palace
Plenty of time to take photos of your favourite places
Excluded Food and drink, although your guide will be happy to recommend snacks along the way
Hotel pick up, we do recommend a centrally located start point
Know before you book Please bring comfortable walking shoes
Kids under 4 are free
Know before you go Please ensure you arrive at the meeting point at least 10 minutes prior to the tour start time
Please bring waterproof clothing in case it rains
In summer, please remember to bring a hat, sunscreen and plenty of water
Additional Information Not wheelchair accessible
Health Items Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Gear/equipment sanitized between use, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Guides required to regularly wash hands

Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 48 hours
Minimum 1 guests per booking
Maximum 15 guests per booking
Valid Only on date on reservation

Operating Type:

Fixed Times

Season:

All year: From 01-01-2020 To 12-31-2020
Sunday 09:00, 10:00, 13:00
Monday
Tuesday 09:00, 10:00, 13:00
Wednesday 09:00, 10:00, 13:00
Thursday 09:00, 10:00, 13:00
Friday 09:00, 10:00, 13:00
Saturday 09:00, 10:00, 13:00

Locations

Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 48.841988, 2.3661668
Address: Gare d'Austerlitz station, Versailles, Île-de-France, FR
Notes: Under the roof outside Gare d'Austerlitz station opposite the taxi rank
Start Location Notes Gare d'Austerlitz station, Versailles, Île-de-France, FR
Start Location Notes 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States
Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 40.7025714, -73.99056
Address: 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States
Notes:
Start Location Notes Gare d'Austerlitz station, Versailles, Île-de-France, FR
Start Location Notes 123 Main St, Main St, Kings County, New York, 11217, United States

Cancellation

Cancellation Policy: standard
Cancellation Cut-off: 24 hours
Cancellation Notes: Up to 24 hours before the beginning of the activity: full refund Less than 24 hours before the beginning of the activity or no-show: no refund

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